Doing Good.


Let us help you create your legacy.

Grants from unrestricted funds annually support a variety of programs and services in the Ottawa County area.

​Over 80 funds provide scholarships as well as provide support for current and emerging needs in our community.  

​​​You may establish a named fund with the Foundation either during your lifetime or through your estate plan.  




Grant Applications Accepted

for 2018 Grant Cycle

Current Funds

Non-profit organizations located in or serving Ottawa County are invited to submit an applications for grant funding.  Awards are granted in the fields of education, social services, physical and mental health, safe and positive living environments, natural resources, and the arts.  Guidelines for Grant Seekers and the Grant Summary Form can be downloaded here.  Applications must be postmarked by March 15, 2018.


A Grant Writing Workshop was held  recently.  Nancy Heller taught the session.  She agreed to let us share her information for those not able to attend.  Her presentation may be downloaded here. 


Our scholarship funds assist local students in their pursuit of higher education and training.